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Hopkins Community Connection

About the Organization

Hopkins Community Connection works to screen patients for essential resource needs during their routine medical appointments and uses student volunteers and Community Health Workers to navigate them to community resources and in doing so they become trained as future leaders poised to enhance the effectiveness of the health system by routinely addressing these needs as a standard part of quality care.

Involvement Opportunities

  • Screen patients and their families for essential resource needs and navigate to community resources
  • Marketing
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Explore CBO partnerships
  • Department of GYN Oncology for a funded project

Volunteers working directly with patients are required to complete a 16-hours weekend training session.